Victoria Moores

European Editor/Bureau Chief , Air Transport World

Victoria Moores joined Air Transport World as our London-based European Editor/Bureau Chief on 18 June 2012. Victoria has nearly 20 years’ aviation industry experience, spanning airline ground operations, analytical, journalism and communications roles.

Victoria began her aviation career in 1997, working in airline ground operations in the UK and Belgium for British Midland International. She returned to the UK in late 2001 and took on the role of operations analyst for Bombardier Flexjet Europe, gaining experience in the business aviation sector.

In 2003, she joined Reed Business Information as an aviation journalist for its Flightglobal titles. After six years writing for newswire Air Transport Intelligence, Victoria became Features Editor of Airline Business magazine in spring 2009.

Most recently Victoria was General Manager Communications for the Association of European Airlines (AEA), an industry body which represents the interests of 34 major European network carriers. In this role, she was responsible for directing the association’s media relations strategy.

Victoria holds an Air Transport MSc from Cranfield University and a business degree from The University of Derby.

Posts by Victoria Moores

in Need I say Moores Nov 29, 2016

Don’t hold your breath…

Lufthansa pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) has said that their current strike is “a question of who can hold their breath the longest and our....More
in Need I say Moores Nov 17, 2016

Enough is enough

At the end of 2014, Finnair CEO Pekka Vauramo told his staff they had done enough towards the airline’s turnaround. Is this a lesson other European....More
in Need I say Moores Nov 04, 2016

Does Air France’s strategy go far enough?

Air France-KLM has released its new strategy, the latest in a three-part series, but will this episode deliver the results that are needed?....More
in Need I say Moores Nov 01, 2016

Emotional baggage

What will it take to make people leave their hand luggage behind in an evacuation situation, where delays cost lives?....More
in Need I say Moores Oct 24, 2016

Will there be cake?

Every time the London Heathrow runway decision is deferred, Amsterdam Schiphol sends a cake. The question is will there be cake on Oct. 25?....More
in Need I say Moores Oct 19, 2016

Europe’s biggest airline?

I recently learned a fact that surprised me, that Europe’s regionals – when combined together – make up the largest airline in Europe by number of....More
in Need I say Moores Oct 05, 2016

Too much inventory, not enough space

This was a press release headline I saw today. It wasn’t about aviation, but it sums up the current situation in Europe pretty well....More
in Need I say Moores Sep 19, 2016

Economies of perception ​

People often talk about economies of scale increasing revenues and spreading costs, but size has another benefit: customer recognition....More
in Need I say Moores Sep 09, 2016

Forward From 15: The effects of 9/11 on Europe

On Sept. 11, 2001, the unthinkable happened. And while Europe was an ocean away on that tragic day, the ripples are still being felt today....More
in Need I say Moores Aug 26, 2016

When is flying an aircraft like e-mailing?

When the aircraft is on autopilot, apparently....More